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Posted at 9:37 PM ET, 02/11/2011

Video: Local kids recite Lincoln's farewell address

By Nancy Kerr

Students at the Davis Elementary School in Washington, D.C. read Lincoln's 1861 Farewell Address as part of a worldwide event to break the Guinness World Record for most people reading aloud from the same document simultaneously. The event was organized by Pat Quinn, the governor of Illinois, and the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency,

By Nancy Kerr  | February 11, 2011; 9:37 PM ET
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